Author Archive: Jason Arndt

Twin Lakes ready for holiday cheer

Twin Lakes ready for holiday cheer

Trees on Parade is this weekend By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Holiday joy and enthusiasm are expected to fill the Village of Twin Lakes at this weekend’s 10th annual Trees on Parade and Holiday Shopping events. Trees on Parade, presented by the Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association, runs […]

 
 

False alarm on the Fox River

Flood warning canceled Saturday By Jason Arndt Staff Writer      The Fox River near New Munster did not reach flood stage as anticipated Saturday, resulting in the National Weather Service canceling the flood warning issued Friday. The flood warning followed two inches of rain last week that caused the River […]

 
 

Silo fire caused by composting effect

Silo fire caused by composting effect

No injuries reported on Salem property By Jason Arndt Staff Writer       Authorities ruled a silo fire on a Town of Salem farm field Sunday was a result of a composting effect. The contents of the 70-foot-tall silo were smoldering, based on reports from the owners of the property in […]

 
 

Central musical ends its run with a bang

Central musical ends its run with a bang

Director, actors pleased with run of ‘Annie Get Your Gun’ By Jason Arndt Staff Writer After nearly four months of auditions and rehearsal, Westosha Central High School’s musical presentation of “Annie Get Your Gun” came off without a hitch. The musical, which was performed on three nights last week, had […]

 
 

Flood warning issued along Fox River

  By Jason Arndt Staff Writer After nearly two inches rain fell on western Kenosha County Thursday, the National Weather Service on Friday in Sullivan issued a flood warning for areas along the Fox River near New Munster. The Fox River, which was reportedly at 9-1/2 feet Friday morning, expects […]

 
 

Salem business park progresses

Salem business park progresses

Goal is to attract businesses planning to move from Illinois By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Town of Salem has broken ground in preparation for infrastructure improvements for its business park, which is on Highway C, next to the Salem highway/fire building. Town of Salem Administrator Pat Casey said that three […]

 
 

Salem makes ATC opposition official

Town approves resolution rejecting transmission line routes By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Salem Town Board on Nov. 16 unanimously approved a resolution rejecting all power line routes proposed by the American Transmission Company The board further requested that the Public service Commission require the ATC to reconsider and resubmit to […]

 
 

Obregon bound for trial

Obregon bound for trial

He waives his right for a preliminary hearing By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Andrew Obregon, accused of 32 charges, including first-degree intentional homicide, waived his right to a preliminary hearing Friday in Kenosha County Intake Court. The 32-year-old, who allegedly went on a 22-day crime spree that included multiple vehicle […]

 
 
 
 
 

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